Keynote presentation to the biennial conference of the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE), Conference Centre, Dublin Castle, April 2003. Higher education, science, and technology have always been international endeavors, but have acquired new dimensions and features in recent years. This paper describe these features in terms of some key characteristics of American higher education – general education at the undergraduate level, organized... Topics: Higher Education, Quality Assurance
Publicado em Simon Schwartzman (coord), Ciência e Tecnologia no Brasil (volume 2): Política Industrial, Mercado de Trabalho e Instituições de Apoio. Rio de Janeiro, Fundação Getúlio Vargas, Rio de Janeiro, 1995, pp. 113-148 Topic: Industrial Quality Assurance
byGovernment Studies & Systems, inc; United States. Developmental Disabilities Office
"Under contract: HEW 105-76-5003 review and evaluate standards and quality assurance mechanisms for programs and services to persons with disabilities." Topics: Developmentally disabled, Quality assurance
Em 2008, o Ministério da Educação criou um “conceito preliminar de avaliação” das instituições de ensino superior que classificava os cursos de nível superior do país em uma escala de 5 pontos, gerando grande desconforto entre muitas instituições, sobretudo do setor privado, que se sentiram estigmatizadas por um mecanismo de avaliação até então desconhecido, pouco transparente, sujeito a muitas críticas e questionamentos de natureza técnica e legal, e cujos resultados foram... Topics: Brazil, higher education, quality assurance
Mesa Redonda sobre "Para além do SINAES: quais as novas possibilidades de avaliacao da educação superior?" VI reunião da Associação Brasileira de Avaliação Educacional, Fortaleza, 1o de setembro de 2011 Topics: Brazil, Higher Education, Quality Assurance
Codes used to designate errors in scanned books. DARK CODES -- Formats -- Books with errors 101-110 can be darked in the scanning centers. ** Make sure your QA staff know to check the task history when they suspect an access format is missing -- it may be still deriving. 101 Test book 102 DjVu is missing or corrupt 103 PDF is missing or corrupt 104 Flip book is missing or corrupt 105 Text file is missing or corrupt (gutenberg) 106 Orphan bookstub that was never scanned 107 Yearbook scanned... Topics: QA, curate, quality assurance, codes, error, curation
The study's objective is to realize the significance of costs accounting in announcing quality assurance costs to the management. The analytical and descriptive method has been used to answer study's questions and it has inferred that providing and schematizing quality assurance costs report and its outputs via accounting information systems is a necessity due to its role on improving the management's surveillance and demonstrating the increase in the costs of internal and external failure if... Topics: Cost Accounting, Management, Quality, Quality Assurance Costs
Assessments and quality assurance in higher educationMichael Cross, University of Johannesburg, South AfricaInternational Seminar on Higher Education in Developing CountriesInstitute for Studies on Labor and Society (IETS) and Brazilian Academy of Sciences (BAS) Simon Schwartzman (coordination)Video: 28:48 Topic: Higher Education Quality Assurance, BRICS countries
From the document, "This document, Guidance for Quality Assurance Project Plans, provides guidance to EPA employees and other organizations involved in developing Quality Assurance (QA) Project Plans that address the specifications listed in EPA Requirements for QA Project Plans (QA/R-5) (May 2001). It replaces all earlier versions of this guidance in their entirety including the version dated February 1998 (EPA/600/R-98/018)." Topics: epapilotproject, quality system, quality assurance project plans, quality control, quality assurance
Publicado en José Joaquin Brunner e Cristóbal Villalobos (eds), Políticas de Educación Superior en Iberoamérica, Santiago, Ediciones Universidad Diego Portales, pp. 199-243. ISBN 978-956-314-300-3. Versão revista e atualizada em Português disponível aqui. Llama la atención la incapacidad demostrada por los gobiernos para avanzar en relación a los preceptos de la reforma universitaria de 1968, precedente al proceso de masificación de la educación superior brasileña. Forzadas a... Topics: Higher Education Policies, Brazil, afirmative action, quality assurance
In today’s competitive environment industries are using various quality standards, such as ISO, TS, APQP etc. While applying these standards in any organizations there are certain procedures. Extensive technical documentation is the major requirement of every standard mentioned above. The Production Part Approval Process is one of the quality assurance procedures which is necessary in now days, especially in Automotive industries. The purpose of Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) is as... Topics: PPAP, PPAP Documents, PPAP Submissio, Production Part Approval, Quality Assurance.
Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, Military Standard MIL-STD-105D, 29 April 1963 (including Change Notice 2, 20 March 1964). Topics: quality control, quality assurance, acceptance sampling, MIL-STD-105, attributes
Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes. Washington, DC: Department of Defense, Military Standard MIL-STD-105E, 10 May 1989. Topics: quality control, quality assurance, acceptance sampling, MIL-STD-105, attributes
The purpose of this study is to verify the effects of jobsatisfaction of lecturers or higher‐level teaching staff onteaching effectiveness at three particular Taiwan‐basedtechnological and vocational colleges, with “teaching qualityassurance” being the mediator. This study interviewedlecturers or teachers selected by way of simple randomsampling who hold higher positions at three particularTaiwan‐based technological and vocational colleges. LinearStructural Equation Modeling (SEM) was... Topics: Teacher Job Satisfaction, Teaching Effectiveness, Teaching Quality Assurance
Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by variables for percent defective. Washington, DC: Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Supply and Logistics), Military Standard MIL-STD-414, 11 June 1957 (including Notice 1, 8 May 1968). Topics: quality control, quality assurance, acceptance sampling, MIL-STD-414, variables
In recent years India has seen a tremendous growth in the number and types of institutions providing highereducation. In order for organizations and individuals to remain competitive in a rapidly changing environment, demand foreducation and training has become more critical than before. To respond to this demand, new institutions have continued toemerge. At present, India has about 304 Universities, including 62 Deemed Universities, 11 open Universities, and 15,000colleges, incorporating... Topics: Quality Assurance, Higher Education Institutions, UGC, AICTE, NAAC, NBA, QAA
Integrierte Qualitätssicherung: Ganzheitliche arbeitswissenschaftliche Gestaltung der QualitätssicherungAuthor: Gotthard Kleine Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg ISBN: 978-3-540-55206-2 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-51132-5Table of Contents:Einleitung Begriffsdefinitionen und Abgrenzung des Themas Darstellung der Qualitätsrelevanz in der Forschungskonzeption der Arbeitswissenschaft Vorgehensweise zur Analyse der Qualitätsförderlichkeit arbeitswissenschaftlicher Gestaltungsmaßnahmen... Topics: Quality assurance, Arbeitsgestaltung, Arbeitsprozess, Arbeitswissenschaft, CAQ, Ergonomie,...
The National Protocols for Higher Education Approval Processes (the "National Protocols") are a key element of the national quality assurance framework for Australian higher education. They protect the standing of Australian higher education nationally and internationally by assuring students and the community that higher education institutions in Australia have met identified criteria and are subject to appropriate government regulation. The Australian State and mainland Territory... Topics: ERIC Archive, Higher Education, National Standards, Criteria, Quality Assurance, Accreditation...
bySulekha Kundu, Sk Safikul Alam, Subhendu Sekhar Patra, Sourabh Chandra
Though the concept of Quality Assurance(QA) in Education is relatively new some guidelines are already in place. With the new concepts of education dissemination the need of newer effective QA methodologies are evident. The present work has been undertaken to derive a framework of digital distance education development in developing countries’ environment that brings in the QA awareness in all phases of the digital distance education process. The work highlights upon the concept of... Topics: Digital Distance Education, Multi-modal Digital Distance Education, Quality Assurance, LMS, UFG.
Many of us are eager to implement Performance-Based Services Acquisitions (PBSA) as we attempt to comply with procurement and acquisition reform. Although there is an abundance of written material instructing us on how to develop and award a PBSA, we find far less guidance on the emerging realities in administering an awarded PBSA. Contract administration in a PBSA environment is mission-critical, not to be treated as an ancillary responsibility subordinate to originating acquisitions. This... Topics: DTIC Archive, Cavadias, John, MARINE CORPS WASHINGTON DC, *CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, *MILITARY...
byBradley, Valerie J; Couchoud, Elizabeth; United States. Health Standards and Quality Bureau; Human Services Research Institute (Cambridge, Mass.); Temple University. Institute on Disabilities; Jaskulski and Associates (Firm)
"Submitted to: Elizabeth Couchoud, Project Officer, Health Care Financing Administration, Health Standards and Quality Bureau ... (Contract Number: 500-94-0074); Submitted by: Human Services Research Institute ..." Topics: People with mental disabilities, Developmentally disabled, Quality assurance, Outcome assessment...
Quality Assurance are an integral part of the software development life-cycle and require as much attention as your core software development process. http://onpathtesting.com/ Topics: software quality assurance, website testing, software testing tools, testing tool, software...
The purpose of this report is to review the past and present external quality assurance for higher education in Portugal and to recommend a future quality assurance and accreditation system that meets the standards for quality assurance in the European Higher Education Area. The review was carried out on the initiative of the Portuguese Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education (MCTES) which requested ENQA (European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education) to appoint an... Topics: ERIC Archive, Foreign Countries, Quality Assurance, Higher Education, Educational Quality,...
Join Chris Cebollero as he talks with Bruce Evans. Bruce is completing a new writing project on Quality Assurance and Quality Imporvement. Listen in for some great tips as to why a good quality program will be essential to all of EMS in the future. Topics: ambulance, Change Management, Chris Cebollero, Emergency Medical Services, Leadership, Management,...